Susie Rumbold

susie rumbold
Creative Director
Tessuto Interiors

Susie is the Founder and Creative Director of Tessuto,asuccessful,multidisciplinary design studio, based in London, and a Past President of the British Institute of Interior Design. Susie is regularly approached for expert commentary on interior design issues and appears frequently in the national and trade media. She is also in-demand as a speaker on interior design, hosting a monthly podcast on Interior Design Issues, giving talks and chairing discussions at design events across the country.She is a judge for the Sunday Times British Homes Awards, the Northern Design Awardsand the CEDIA Technology awards, and she is the industry representative for the National Design Academy,currently sitting on their degree validation committee at De Montfort University.Still active within the British Institute of Interior Design, she now serves on the Institute’s Policy and Practice Committee and is currently working to develop a suite of Interior Design contracts in partnership with the RIBA.Prior to her career in interior design, Susie worked for 7 years as a Merchandiser on the buying team ofthe international fashion retailer, Topshop. Susie was born and educated in Melbourne, Australia.